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Hiding Outside the Spotlight: Don't Miss the Real Impact of Your Development Efforts

By Allison Annette Foster,
Senior advisor for human resources for health, IntraHealth International ; Mai-Anh Hoang,
Director, Global Health Division, Chemonics ; Todd A.

AfriSIG 2018: Reflections on my experience

When I was first accepted to join the African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG), I thought that it would be a dense, academic course, with tech experts and policy makers coming together to discuss iss

AfriSIG 2018: Overview of the Internet Society’s Collaborative Internet Governance Project Workshop experience

The Internet Society’s Collaborative Internet Governance Project Workshop, facilitated by Larry Strickling and Fiona Asonga of the Internet Society (ISOC), evaluates different negotiation processes by exploring multiple case studies and scen

Reflection on 5 Years of BRCK

It was 5 years ago that we created BRCK as a company, and I’ve had the great joy of being on a journey with some fantastic people, including the three here with me in this picture (Reg Orton, Emmanuel Kala, and Philip Walton).

Inside the Information Society: Breaking the news

Last time I wrote about the (unexpected) resilience of the book in digital times. Far from dying out, book sales are currently reviving. But what about those other icons of the print age, newspapers? What’s happening to them, and does it mat

AfriSIG 2018: Reflecting on multistakeholder engagement in Africa

This year’s African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG) was preceded by a two-day skills training workshop, facilitated by the Internet Society, aimed to equip fellows with the skills to effectivel

AfriSIG 2018: How does the General Data Protection Regulation affect Africa?

One of the ways the African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG) equips leading African scholars and activists from diverse sectors, backgrounds and ages to participate in local and international interne

Rejecting victimhood: The online speak-out campaign in Kerala against harassment

Dalit-Bahujan women in India have increasingly started using the internet and social media to articulate their positions and politics.

Keywords of the internet: The fraying edges of algorithmic production

In this column series we unpack keywords relevant to the internet and the digital age. Here we look at algorithms and their origin in the work of Ada Lovelace. At how they are a sequence of steps, how they enfold consequences.

Mission-driven Cyber Security

(New York, USA) Cybersecurity can be a driver of programme delivery in a UN Agency, rather than an afterthought.

From Privacy to Ethics: Misuse, Missed Use, and the Public Good

[Brussels, Belgium] UN Global Pulse and the European Data Protection Supervisor, in collaboration with IAPP, are hosting a meeting on the margins of the 40th session of the International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners. 

AfriSIG 2018: What happens when someone breaks your trust?

Life is a series of relationships, whether business or personal, and each of these relationships must be based on trust.
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